Mary Etta Bray, age 67 of Knoxville, passed away on August 10, 2021, at her home. She was born on March 19, 1954, to the late Ray Phillips and Margrett (Byrge) Phillips. She enjoyed playing with her dogs Jessie and Maverick, gardening, cleaning house, cooking, and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her husband Keith Bray; daughters Angie White of LaFollette and Scarlett Mynatt and husband Derick of Seymour; brothers Billy Ray Phillips and James Phillips and wife Donna of Caryville; sisters Wanda Richardson and husband Larry of LaFollette, and Regina Roddy and husband Bill of LaFollette; 7 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews that called her “Aunt”.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 – 6:00 PM on August 15, 2021, in the chapel of Martin Wilson Funeral Home with funeral service to follow at 6:00 PM with Rev. Ken Franklin officiating. Family and friends will meet on August 16, 2021, at 10:15 AM at Martin Wilson Funeral Home to go in funeral procession for a 11:00 AM internment at Campbell Memorial Gardens.

The family has entrusted the care of Mary Etta Bray to Martin Wilson Funeral Home “Where families matter most.”

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